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Courtenay-Comox voters have a choice among three candidates in 2020. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Courtenay-Comox race could prove close again, says prof

Last time, close margin of victory determined who won B.C. overall

Courtenay-Comox voters have a choice among three candidates in 2020. Photo by Mike Chouinard
A man fishing on the Puntledge River in Courtenay recently came across a number of dead salmon smolt and also noted a strange odour coming from the water. In this picture, a few can be seen lying under the water. Photo supplied

Dead salmon smolt at Island river remain a mystery

Environment officials test Courtenay river after discovery of fish, noxious odour

A man fishing on the Puntledge River in Courtenay recently came across a number of dead salmon smolt and also noted a strange odour coming from the water. In this picture, a few can be seen lying under the water. Photo supplied

Someone breaks into Habitat for Humanity ReStore on Island

Value of damage and thefts at non-profit’s Courtenay store is estimated at $3,000

Island community goes for less glare from streetlights

The plan for BC Hydro is to start converting lights in November

Island district holds off school bus seatbelt retrofits

Compartmentalization of seats is key safety feature of buses, says Comox Valley report

Comox Valley protesters send message over old-growth logging

Event in downtown Courtenay was part of wider event on Friday

One person dead in two-vehicle accident in North Island

Highway 19A was closed for several hours north of Courtenay following the crash

The Comox Valley campus of the North Island Hospital. Black Press file photo

Long-term care need pressuring acute care in Comox Valley, Strathcona

Region could use a couple of large facilities for seniors on the north part of the Island

The Comox Valley campus of the North Island Hospital. Black Press file photo

Green leadership hopeful brings message to Comox Valley

David Merner says he can win his seat and bring party together

Busy long weekend for Comox’s 19 Wing search and rescue

Members of 442 Squadron took part in two successful missions

Island family expects solar power to pay for itself

Residential systems only part of the business for Cumberland energy company Hakai

Charges stayed in fatal driving case north of Fanny Bay

Length of time in go to trial was a factor in B.C. Supreme Court decision

Island community to add 10 more electric vehicle stations

The installation of the new stations in the Comox Valley should take place in 2021

Island community’s board of education chair resigns

Comox Valley Schools will have to hold byelection to fill trustee spot

Extra funding for routes for small island communities

Funding will enable ‘pilot’ routes to continue from September through March 2021

DFO defends ‘ghost gear’ clean-up grants around Vancouver Island

Association of Denman Island Marine Stewards want more enforcement in region

Island youth starts virtual race against racism

Cailyn Collins says people can take part in the cause from anywhere

Island bottle depot holds drive to help former worker

Dennis Renaud was diagnosed with cancer only months after retiring

Shellfish industry get funds to clean up at Island sites and beyond

Businesses can apply to cover half of costs to clean up so-called ‘ghost gear’

Annual music event in Comox Valley celebrates online instead

Vancouver Island MusicFest holds virtual celebration set for July 10